UK-made Shutters and their advantages

Are any shutters made in the UK? Well, the positive answer to that is an emphatic “YES”. As a shutter company with a plethora of connections and only dealing with the industry’s leading suppliers, we are proud to offer a UK-manufactured shutter, and here are just a few things that are good to know and what they can offer you.

Reduced Lead Times

One of the primary advantages of choosing UK-manufactured shutters is the significantly reduced lead times compared to products sourced from China. When you order shutters from a UK-based manufacturer, you can expect quicker delivery times, allowing you to enjoy the transformation of your living space sooner. This is particularly beneficial for homeowners who are working on tight schedules or have a specific timeframe in mind for their home improvement projects.

By opting for shutters made in the UK, you not only save time but also gain the flexibility to plan your interior design upgrades more efficiently. Quick lead times ensure that your shutters are crafted and delivered promptly, allowing you to enjoy the beauty and functionality of your new window treatments without unnecessary delays.

Our British Made Shutter can typically be turned around in 3 weeks, sometimes a little quicker if called for it. This has can have huge benefits for the client. Are you moving into a new home soon? Just about to finish up your renovation? Or just maybe you don’t want to wait. Optimum time scales can be available, where needed.

Supporting the UK Economy

Choosing UK-made shutters goes beyond personal convenience – it is a conscious decision to support the local economy. By investing in products made in the UK, you contribute to the growth and sustainability of British businesses. This support plays a crucial role in fostering local craftsmanship and manufacturing, preserving jobs, and promoting economic stability.

Additionally, supporting UK-based manufacturers helps maintain high-quality standards and ethical production practices. Local businesses are often held to stringent regulations, ensuring that the products you receive are not only of superior quality but also produced in an environmentally responsible manner. By making a choice that aligns with local values, you become an integral part of a community-driven approach to commerce.

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Quality Craftsmanship and British Excellence

When it comes to craftsmanship, UK-manufactured shutters boast a level of quality that is synonymous with British excellence. Skilled artisans and craftsmen take pride in creating bespoke shutters tailored to your specifications. This attention to detail ensures that the final product not only meets but exceeds your expectations.

By choosing shutters made in the UK, you invest in a product that reflects a rich tradition of craftsmanship and dedication to quality. British manufacturers often adhere to strict quality control measures, resulting in shutters that are not only visually stunning but also built to withstand the test of time. This commitment to excellence ensures that you receive a product that adds long-lasting value to your home.

What materials are available?

With UK-made shutters, we can offer both a strong, sturdy and ultra-durable PVC shutter, and as well as one of the finest woods you can buy, basswood shutters. If you would in particular like an MDF shutter for instance, then we can source these for you but they would need to come from abroad.

Basswood has long been held as one of the best materials you can use for shutters. It is a strong, sturdy product with a good hardness score, and minimal shrinkage once dried as is a lot stronger compared to its counterpart, paulownia shutters. It really is considered a premium wood, for a premium product.

PVC shutters have been around for a long time. PVC is a great waterproof product and we always use it in our kitchen and bathroom shutter installations. It’s very, very durable, zero risk of warping and very hard to damage. Not just great for high-moisture areas but great for any room in the home, and if you have a high-traffic area, these will last a lifetime.

So if you desire a product with an exceptionally quick turnaround, or just have a preference to a UK-manufactured product then we are happy to help. Give the team a call, and we’ll be able to talk you through the best option for you.